- Town of Bonavista receives its nameplate vehicle in celebration of
Canada Day -
MISSISSAUGA, ON, June 27 /CNW/ - Nissan Canada Inc. is proud to announce
the donation of the last unit of 2006 X-TRAIL Bonavista Special Edition to the
Town of Bonavista and Mayor Betty Fitzgerald.
The Special Edition X-TRAIL is unique to Canada and was named after the
Newfoundland town, which is one of the most scenic and unique places in
"We were very proud to celebrate Canadiana by naming one of our vehicles
after this historic town," said Ian Forsyth, Director, Product and Corporate
Planning, Nissan Canada Inc. "And now, we are pleased to give the last
remaining special edition X-TRAIL to the Town of Bonavista, so they can have a
part of Nissan Canada's history, which they helped inspire."
The 2006 X-TRAIL Bonavista features several refinements including 17"
alloy wheels, automatic climate control, simulated carbon fibre trim accents,
stainless steel door sill plates, "Bonavista Edition" rear liftgate decal,
"Bonavista Edition" numbered interior plaque and a new platinum colour unique
to the Bonavista X-TRAIL.
"We are thrilled and excited about Nissan's generous donation to our
town," said Mayor Betty Fitzgerald, Town of Bonavista. "We were ecstatic to
learn Nissan chose Bonavista as the name for their SUV. It's a perfect fit and
we love it."
The town is selling raffle tickets for the Bonavista X-TRAIL with 50 per
cent of the profit going to Canada Day chairperson Mayor Betty Fitzgerald for
her Canada Day Committee activities.
The 2006 X-TRAIL is part of an SUV roster that includes the authentic
Xterra, the rugged Pathfinder, the sophisticated Murano and the full-size
About Nissan Canada Inc.
Nissan Canada Inc. (NCI) is the Canadian sales, marketing and
distribution subsidiary of Nissan Motor Limited and Nissan North America, Inc.
With offices in Vancouver (BC), Mississauga (ON), and Kirkland (QC), NCI
directly employs 290 staff. There are 146 independent Nissan dealerships and
29 Infiniti retailers across Canada. More information about Nissan in Canada
and the complete line of Nissan and Infiniti vehicles can be found online at
www.Nissan.ca and www.infiniti.ca.
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